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Washington Memorial Chapel

Washington Memorial Chapel

Washington Memorial Chapel                 The church is located on Pennsylvania Route 23 in Valley Forge National Historical Park and was inspired by a sermon preached by Reverend Dr. W. Herbert Burk. The Church is both a national memorial dedicated to General George Washington and an active Episcopal parish in… Read More

Fort McHenry

Fort McHenry

       Fort McHenry, in Baltimore, Maryland, is a coastal star-shaped fort best known for its role in the War of 1812, when it successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy in Chesapeake BaySeptember 13–14, 1814. It was during the bombardment of the fort that Francis Scott Key was inspired to write… Read More

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